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HIST 495 Trials in History: British Government Resources

Features information on U.S. and British Government resources for conducting research on historic trials.

British Government Resources

Full or partial access to a variety of British Government trial resources is provided by the following websites:

House of Lords Judgements (Selected from 1838 on; complete 1996-present.
Digitized Historical Parliamentary Materials (Contains the full text of House of Commons and House of Lords debates for many years and recent parliamentary committee papers.)
British Legislation 1267-Present (Courtesy:  UK National Archives-Covers English, Northern Irish, Scottish, Welsh, and Church of England Related Legislation)
Supreme Court (Final court of appeal for United Kingdom civil cases from England, Wales, & Northern Ireland from 2009-present.)
Her Majesty's Court & Tribunals Services (Responsible for UK criminal cases.)
Old Bailey Proceedings 1674-1913 (Features proceedings from London's Central Court between these dates.)
National Archives Research Guides (Cover both civil and criminal court cases.)